SPIE Professional October 2009
The second round of SPIE Education Outreach Grant recipients has been announced. Eleven universities, optics centers, science centers, primary and secondary schools, industry associations, international optical societies, and other organizations gained support for their outreach efforts and potential to increase optics awareness.
The winners are:
CREOL Association of Optics Students, Florida, USA
International Laser Center, MV Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Optics Institute of Southern California, USA
Institut d'Optique Graduate School, France
Rochester section of Optical Society of America, USA
Latvijas University, Riga, Latvia
Institute for Physical Research, Yerevan State University, Armenia
Three Rivers Community College, Connecticut, USA
Université Laval SPIE Student Chapter, Québec, Canada
University of Maryland SPIE Student Chapter, USA
Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
The first round of 2009 grant recipients had 18 recipients. Next year's deadlines for applications are 15 January and 31 May.
More information: spie.org/outreach